Les Chalets du Hameau
- Chalets & Apartments: Les Chalets du Hameau
- Country: France
- Region: Grand Massif
- Ski Area: Grand Massif
- Our star rating
- Chalets & Apartments (Self Catering)
- Sleeps 1-12
- Door-step skiing
- Tranquil location
- Homely feel
4* Les Chalets du Hameau in Flaine is located in a charming hamlet, 2km from the resort centre and the bottom of the ski slopes.
Unique to the Alps, Les Chalets du Hameau in Flaine are highly comfortable chalets in an unusual style.
Officially, the skiing is accessed, and return is made at the end of the day, via the resort shuttle bus (free daytime shuttle bus from the residence every 30 minutes from 08.30 - 18.30). Alternatively doorstep skiing* is possible as you can cross the road, and ski down a gentle path (snow conditions permitted) that lead to the top of the Les Gerats chairlift 'and Aigue Marine blue slope down to Flaine Forêt. Please note that the path is not part of the official piste network and is used at skiers’ own risk.
Les Chalets du Hameau is composed of 70 colourful self-catering ski chalets built in a genuine Scandinavian style, Les Chalets du Hameau is all built in the 80's by a Norwegian property developer, they offer quality accommodation in a tranquil atmosphere. The pleasantly surprising Scandinavian style may bring to mind a Norwegian village, an Icelandic fisherman's cabin or maybe even a holiday cottage on the north-east coast of America!
The closest shops lie at the heart of the hamlet consisting of a ski shop, restaurant and bar. Between the hours of 6pm and midnight a FREE minibus service can take you to Flaine Forum or Flaine Forêt if you wish to go for drinks or dinner (contact the company direct in resort).
Studio sleeping 4 (c 27m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, bunks beds in the entrance, bathroom & separate WC. Fully equipped kitchenette with dishwasher, 2 electric hob, oven and microwave, TV, south-facing balcony and ski locker.
4 bedroom chalet with sauna sleeping 8 (c 125m2): 2 bedrooms each with a double bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 bathroom with WC, 1 shower-room, separate WC, 1 bathroom with bath, shower & WC, private sauna, south facing terrace & mezzanine with desk and sofa. Includes fully equipped American-style kitchen area with fridge-freezer, oven, ceramic hob, microwave & dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, living area with Scandinavian wood-burner, flat-screen TV & DVD player, sauna, ski boot dryer, large terrace and garage for 1 car.
6 bedroom chalet with sauna sleeping 12 (c 200m2): 6 bedrooms: 2 with a double bed & 4 each sleeping 2 (with either 2 single beds, bunk beds or a double sofa bed). At least 3 bath or shower rooms & 3 WCs. Includes fully equipped American-style kitchen area with fridge-freezer, oven, ceramic hob, microwave and dishwasher, washing machine & tumble dryer, Living area with fireplace or Scandinavian wood-burner, flat-screen TV & DVD player, sauna with shower and large terrace. As each chalet is individual, some also have a garage for 1 car, satellite TV, pool table, ski locker and a cellar.
*This indicates that you can access to or from the slopes with ease (within a 5-15 minute walk depending on which chalet you are located in). This is subject to normal snow conditions in the resort at that time and to the individual skier's ability.
Please note: (1) As each chalet at Les Chalets du Hameau in Flaine is individual the décor will vary from chalet to chalet. The photos shown here are of various different chalets. Specific photos of a particular chalet can be sent to you via e-mail upon request. These chalets are privately owned by both French and British owners. (2) For any apartments/chalets at Les Chalets du Hameau in Flaine that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old.
Fully equipped apartment or chalet, bed linen with beds made on arrival (chalet only), towels, tea towels, cleaning kit & TV.
- Refundable breakage deposit: €300/studio apart, €380/1bed apart, €460/2, 3 or 4 bed apart, €540/3, 2 bed mezzanine chalet & €760/4, or 6 bed chalet - Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €1.50/person/day 18yrs+ (guiding fare).
- End of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area & dishes): €37/studio apart, €50/1 bed apart, €66/2 bed apart, €83/3 bed apart, or €88/4 bed apart + or 3/2 bed mezzanine chalet, €92/2 bed chalet with mezzanine, €101/6 4 bed chalet, €107/4 or 5 bed chalet + sauna & €128/6 bed chalet + sauna
- Change of bed linen: €12/bed
- Change of towels: €7/set of 2 towels/person
- Hire of cot or highchair: €16/item/week (request at time of booking, subject to availability).
Only one pet per apartment is allowed and will be charged €29/week (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory.
Reception opening times:
Saturday: 09.00 - 19.00.
All other days: 09.00 - 12.00 & 14.30 - 18.30.
Arrival day at Chalets du Hameau is Saturday (unless otherwise stated below) 17:00 - 19:00 and Departure by 10:00.